Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Tag: Marcus Garvey

Republican Strategist Roger Stone Urges Trump to...

Roger Stone, a Republican campaign strategist and longtime adviser to President Donald Trump is reportedly making a push to get Marcus Garvey pardoned. Stone...

Marcus Mosiah Garvey, The Man Who Led...

(August 17, 1887 - June 10, 1940) Marcus Mosiah Garvey Jr. was born August 17, 1887, in St. Ann's Bay, Jamaica. Out of 11...

Is There Room to Criticize Black Intellectuals?...

Cornel West’s sharp critique of Ta-Nehisi Coates in The Guardian — in which the Harvard professor called the younger author and correspondent for The...

Controversy Over Bust of Marcus Garvey Is...

How do we honor our Black leaders? There is a controversy erupting in Jamaica over a depiction of Marcus Mosiah Garvey that raises questions...

Obama Disappoints Many by Not Pardoning Marcus...

Most civil rights experts will tell you this: Before Martin Luther King Jr., before Malcolm X, before Nelson Mandela, there was Marcus Garvey, the...

Marcus Garvey’s Son Says Pardoning His Father...

The son of civil rights icon, pan-Africanist and Black liberator Marcus Garvey continues to fight for a posthumous pardon from President Barack Obama that...

Congress Members Pen Letter Requesting Obama Posthumously...

Eighteen members of the U.S. Congress are joining the call for President Barack Obama to exonerate Pan-Africanist Marcus Garvey. A letter sent to the...

5 Pieces of Rosa Park’s Civil Rights...

On this day in history, Rosa Parks famously refused to give up her seat on the bus. However, she did far more than what...

Petition to Clear Marcus Garvey’s Name Falls...

It ought to be a matter of great embarrassment to Jamaica that a petition urging Barack Obama to pardon this country's first national hero,...

The Link Between Stockholm Syndrome and Black...

The Stockholm Syndrome has been defined by the American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language 5th Edition as “A psychological syndrome in which a...

Watch: Social Experiment Confirms Devastating Impact White...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RNfEgfOhL-o In a social experiment conducted by SA NETHER TV and posted last Friday, the host performed several man-on-the-street interviews asking people to choose among...

7 Facts About Marcus Garvey’s Friend, Duse...

Early Life Duse Mohamad Ali (November 21, 1866 – June 25, 1945) was born to an Egyptian father who served in the army and a...

‘Take Our Country Back’: Is Donald Trump’s...

In early 2007, it was clear. The Republican Party was going to face a Democratic presidential candidate unlike any they have ever faced before:...

White Leaders are Glorified for Their Misdeeds,...

How leaders are portrayed in history books, film, the news media and the public square depends on who—or what color—those leaders are. If one...

St. Louis Federal Reserve Study Proves What...

Higher education is beneficial, but it is not a panacea, especially when it comes to closing the wealth gap between whites and people of...

8 Things About The Black Liberation Flag...

Its Origin and the UNIA According to the official website of the Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League (UNIA-ACL), the flag was developed...

Why Marcus Garvey’s Teachings Are as Important...

It is often said that those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. In the case of Black people, there are...

8 African Countries Whose Independence Is a...

Zimbabwe Zimbabwe, formerly known as Rhodesia, is one of the greatest examples of a country being impacted by Garveyism. According to an article titled “The...

10 Important Marcus Garvey Quotes Every Black...

On Pride "The Black skin is not a badge of shame, but rather a glorious symbol of national greatness." On the Value of Knowing Your History "If...

5 Radical Leaders Who Influenced Bob Marley’s...

I have a propensity for radical self-expression. In the words of dedicated activist and educator Dr. Angela Davis, “Radical simply means to grab something...

A Changing Harlem Will Always Be Remembered...

The Harlem of today, replete with bustling restaurants and commerce, seems foreign to most. But a century ago, the small area in upper Manhattan...